Benny Friedman

Quarterback

Benny Friedman

8 seasons
66 TD passes

8

seasons

66

TD passes
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"Every passer has a little computer in his head. In a split second he has to determine the direction the receiver is going, the distance he’s away from the passer, and the speed he is traveling. With all that data in his mind he must then throw the pass.”

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(Michigan)...6'0'', 183...

Benjamin Friedman. . .NFL’s first great passer . . . Threw league record 11 touchdown passes as rookie, 1927 . . . Set another record with 20 TDs, 1929 . . . Led league in touchdown passes four consecutive years (1927-1930) . . . His 66 career touchdown passes was an NFL record for years. . . Triple-threat player, could run, pass, kick . . . Born March 18, 1905 in Cleveland, Ohio . . . Died November 23, 1982, at age of 77.